Quiz Me! - People: World War II

Test your knowledge about people in the World War II era.

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After being a commander in World War II, Omar Bradley became the first Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff. He was promoted to the rank of five star General and later led the Veteran’s Administration. From where did Bradley receive his military training?

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All of the following are associated with the work of the Navajo Code Talkers except:

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For his bravery as a First Lieutenant in World War II, Vernon Baker was awarded all of the following except:

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President Franklin D. Roosevelt tried to keep the United States from entering World War II by implementing which of the following?

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Eleanor Roosevelt interacted with American citizens as she traveled throughout the country. This was an important way for her husband, President Franklin D. Roosevelt, to learn about current issues that needed to be addressed. Eleanor served in this manner rather than the President because

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The accomplishments of the Tuskegee Airmen helped prompt President Harry S. Truman to

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This United States President graduated from West Point and later achieved the highest ranking position in the American Army.

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These men were the first Americans to fight the Japanese in World War II

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George Marshall served the United States militarily and diplomatically. Which of the following is not an accomplishment of George Marshall?

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Prior to 1991, the Flying Tigers had not received U.S. military credit for their time fighting the Japanese in World War II. They had not received this credit because

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